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Leffew Family History

Leffew Name Meaning
Probably of French origin, a much altered form of Lafoy (see Foy). This is a frequent name in LA.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

30,718 Historical Documents with Leffew on Ancestry.com
5,153 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
507 Military Records
43 Immigration Records
2,051 Census and Voter Lists
22,964 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Leffew Families

  • Number of Leffew families
     16 - 29
     6 - 15
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Leffew families
     9 - 15
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Leffew last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Leffew Family Origin

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Leffew Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Leffew

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Leffew Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Leffew Civil War Service Records

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